Top Musical Theatre Masters degree Programs - 2023

A program that focuses on the principles and techniques for integrating theatre, music, and dance into a unified production. Includes instruction in acting, dance, voice, technical theater, musical genres, piano, and history of musical theater.

Students majoring in Musical Theatre can be awarded a degree up to a Bachelors degree. On average, 50% percent of women and 50% percent of men make up the degrees awarded across all college campuses. Out of all the US states, Pennsylvania is where degrees in Musical Theatre are most commonly granted. The average annual income for an undergraduate degree in Musical Theatre is $37,200.

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Top Colleges for Musical Theatre

The top ranked institutions for Musical Theatre majors include Temple University, Berklee College of Music and the University of Central Oklahoma with 8 students graduating with a degree in Musical Theatre at Temple University. Learn more about college options in the table below.

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Careers for Musical Theatre Majors

Majoring in Musical Theatre, your education could lead you towards different careers. Musical Theatre majors go on to find jobs including Musicians and Singers and Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary which are in high demand. Some of the top paying jobs for Musical Theatre majors include Producers and Directors, Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary and Music Directors and Composers.

Top Paying Careers for Musical Theatre

  1. Producers and Directors   (Median Wage: $79,000)
  2. Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $75,940)
  3. Music Directors and Composers   (Median Wage: $49,130)
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